Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


a long, narrow, multiple spring composed of several layers of spring metal bracketed together: used in some suspension systems of carriages and automobiles.
one of a number of metal strips bracketed together in length to form a compound spring
the compound spring so formed


Read Also:

  • Lead balloon

    noun phrase unwelcome situation; a failure or unsuccessful situation Examples His suggestion to stay put went over like a lead balloon. noun phrase A dismal failure; flop: His run for office was a lead balloon (1940s+) Related Terms go over like a lead balloon

  • Lead-azide

    [led] /lɛd/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a highly toxic, colorless crystalline compound, Pb(N 3) 2 , that detonates at 660°F (350°C) and is used as a detonator for explosives.

  • Leaf vegetable

    noun any plant whose leaves are eaten as a vegetable, as cabbage, lettuce, spinach, endive, and cress; also called leafy greens Examples Leaf vegetables are a diverse and eclectic group of plants comprising several different taxonomic plant families. Usage Note cooking

  • Leaf-warbler

    noun 1. any of several small, greenish or brownish, Old World warblers of the genus Phylloscopus that feed on insects among the leaves of trees.

Disclaimer: Leaf-spring definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.